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Boston 2017 Congress, Revolutions in the Economics of Health Systems

Location: Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Hosted by: Boston University

Venue: Questrom School of Business, Boston University, 595 Commonwealth Avenue
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Dates: July 8-11, 2017

Important items to remember if you are travelling from outside the USA:

  •   Passport
  •   Relevant visa documents
  •   Proof of accommodation documentation
  •   Congress invitation letter
  •  If you are required to provide a contact number for confirmation of your attendance at the congress, please provide the contact number for Natalie Hill, iHEA Association Coordinator, 416 944 3183 x 223


Getting to Boston University from Logan International Airport:

The Blue Line Subway is your best connection to the Orange Line at State Street Station. This route is the best option for transportation to Boston University.

Click here for more information about Boston public transportation.    

Taxi numbers:

Green Cab & Yellow Cab, (617) 625-5000

Boston Airport Express, Airport ShuttlesTaxis, (617) 499-1919

Cabbie’s Cab, (617) 547-2222

Hotel Locations and Contact Numbers:

  • Aloft Boston Seaport , 401-403 D Street, Boston, MA, 02210, 617-530-1600
  • Boston Park Plaza, 50 Park Plaza at Arlington Street Boston, MA, 02116-3912, 617-426-2000
  • Hyatt Regency Cambridge, 575 Memorial Dr Cambridge, MA, 02139-4896, 402-593-5094
  • Loews Hotel, 154 Berkeley Street Boston, MA, 02116, 1-855-495-6397
  • Westin Boston Waterfront, 425 Summer Street, Boston, MA, 02210, 1-800-937-8461
  • Boston University, 33 Harry Agganis Way, 617-353-9966
  • Hotel Commonwealth, 500 Commonwealth Avenue Boston, MA, 02215, 855-516-1090
  • Hampton Inn & Suites, 811 Massachusetts Avenue Boston, MA, 02118, 617-445-6400
  • Midtown Hotel, 220 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA, 02115, 617-369-6242
  • Hilton Boston Back Bay, 40 Dalton St, Boston, MA, 02115, 617-236-1100

Congress Registration Times, Locations, and Main Events:

Friday, July 7th

Registration times 7:30 am – 5:00 pm, Questrom

Saturday, July 8th

Registration times 7:30 am – 5:00 pm, Questrom

Registration will be at Agganis Arena after 5:00 pm

Opening Plenary:

Agganis Arena, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception:

Agganis Arena, 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Sunday, July 9th

Registration times 7:30 am – 6:15 pm, Questrom

Monday, July 10th

Registration times 7:30 am – 6:15 pm, Questrom

Gala Event

Museum of Science, Boston, 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Tuesday, July 11th

Closing Plenary

Agganis Arena, 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm

Closing Reception

Agganis Arena, 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm


For pre-congress, and concurrent session times and locations please click here

To view the detailed concurrent session times and locations please click here


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We look forward to welcoming you at the 2017 World Congress!


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The International Health Economics Association was formed to increase communication among health economists, foster a higher standard of debate in the application of economics to health and health care systems, and assist young researchers at the start of their careers.

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